Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research

ENVISAT Arctic Validation Campaign: Kiruna (S) Feb - Mar 2003

flight map - ENVISAT Arctic Validation Campaign: Kiruna (S) Feb - Mar 2003

Programme

Table of flights
Period M55 Geophysica flights MIPAS-STR measurements
Date Type* Time (UTC) UTC of limb observations**
*Type: T = test flight V = validation flight C = chemistry payload A = aerosol payload
**observations, when shutters are open and instrument in limb mode
28 February – 16 March 2003 28.02.2003 T - C 07:21 - 11:22 7:48:18 - 10:25:20
02.03.2003 V - C 18:41 - 23:05 19:04:29 - 22:30:46
08.03.2003 V - C 6:29 - 10:49 06:50:59 - 08:20:59
08:38:02 - 10:09:26
12.03.2003 V - C 7:13 - 11:47 07:36:13 - 11:11:30
16.03.2003 V - C 5:57 - 10:14 06:38:05 - 09:36:12
Coincidences of the ENVISAT and Geophysica measurements

M55 Geophysica flights ENV. MIPAS GOMOS SCIAMACHY
Date Type* Time (UTC) Orbit UTC of the scans Star UTC UTC
*Type: T = test flight V = validation flight C = chemistry payload A = aerosol payload
28 February – 16 March 2003 28.02.2003 T - C 07:21 - 11:22 5213 - 32AlpLeo 06:44 -
5214 08:24 08:26 32AlpLeo 08:25 -
5215 10:05 10:07 - - 09:50 09:51
5216 - - - 11:30 11:31
02.03.2003 V - C 18:41 - 23:05 5248 - - - 17:02
5249 - - - 18:42 18:43
5250 20:34 20:35 20:36 - - 20:22
5251 - 2EpsCrv 22:15 -
5252 - 41Gam1Leo 23:57 -
08.03.2003 V - C 06:29 - 10:49 5328 LOS Prime 32AlpLeo 07:33 -
41Gam1Leo 07:35
5329 LOS Prime 32AlpLeo 09:13 08:58 9:01
41Gam1Leo 09:15
5330 - - - 10:38 10:41
5334 - 30AlpHya 17:31 -
5335 - 30AlpHya 19:11 -
12.03.2003 V - C 07:13 - 11:47 5384 - 67AlpVir 05:21 -
5386 08:46, 08:47, 08:49
5386 08:46 08:47 08:49 32AlpLeo 08:47 -
41Gam1Leo 08:50
5387 10:27 10:28 10:30 32AlpLeo 10:28 10:12 10:13 10:14
41Gam1Leo 10:30
5388 - - - 11:51 11:53 11:54 11:54
16.03.2003 V - C 05:57 - 10:14 ENVISAT switched -off